OceansAdvance Annual General Meeting 
Thank you to everyone who made our first virtual AGM a success.  If you missed it, you can view the recording here.  Access Password: 8E.?4@NG

President’s Award for Public Engagement Partnerships
Nominate a great community-university partnership. To learn more and to make a nomination through the new online application system, click here.  Nominations must be submitted by July 30th, 2020.

Europe Market Development Program Accepting Applications
Making the Connection: Helping Atlantic Canadian Companies Diversify Export Sales
Experienced exporters across Atlantic Canada are invited to apply before Jully 10th.  More here.

NEIA UK Virtual Mission: Clean Technology in Oceans Industries.
To inform the mission content, they are gauging interest from you.Click here to provide your feedback.

Ocean Startup Project – Challenge
Do you have a solution that could solve an ocean industry challenge? Click here.

Marine Technology Reporter’s annual MTR100 awards
Click here to nominate your business for an MTR100 Award.  Deadline is July 10, 2020.

COVID-19 Quick Start Fund for Public Engagement
Offers up to $2500 for projects, partnerships or initiatives that contribute to addressing immediate and long-term needs of COVID-19 and align with Memorial’s Public Engagement Framework. For more information click here.

Call for Abstracts for OI Americas…Deadline is Friday, July 31, 2020. For more information click here.

Technology Scouting…BAE Systems Fast Labs-technology needs & challenges. More here.

COVE presents a series of resource books that connects children to the value of the ocean:
Geared toward children aged 10 to 12 years old, these books are a visual and interactive resource that introduces young people to the Blue Economy.
Section One: What is the Blue Economy? Click here.
Section Two: Feeding the World with the Blue Economy. Click here.
Section Three: Energy and the Blue Economy. Click here.
Section Four:  The Big Blue Highway. Click here.
Section Five. How Ocean Observation & Conservation Support a Sustainable Blue Economy.  Click here.

Canada’s Ocean Asset Map and Database Update
OceansAdvance, Canada’s Ocean Super Cluster and the Ocean Technology Alliance Canada (OTAC), Canada’s national association representing the ocean technology sector, is reaching out to ask that you take a few minutes to “claim” your listing on Canada’s Oceans Asset Map. Update your Map listing here.
The asset map and database is available for your review anytime here.

Astronaut Kathy Sullivan Becomes the first person to have both walked in space and descend to the furthest reaches of the seafloor.  Read full story here.

NEIA submits economic recovery recommendations for Newfoundland and Labrador Read more here.

Public Consultations on Canada’s Climate Finance Commitments
Global Affairs Canada is leading a consultation process on Canada’s support for climate finance development funding and we are seeking input from all relevant stakeholders, including the private sector and academia.  Read more here.

S-100 services for safe and optimized e-navigation
The world of hydrography is going digital and the S-100 standard is an essential component of that move.  Click here or email Fraser Davidson for more information.

Lloyd’s Register: Underwater Noise Notation Webinar
Click here for more information.

CAE OneWorld 2020 – July 8th – Last Chance to Register!!
A virtual conference and tradeshow that focuses on the latest innovations and technologies for military training and mission support.  For more information click here.

Conversations Exploring the Impacts of COVID-19 on the NL Economy
Episode 5: Fishery and Aquaculture – Thursday, July 9th
Panelists: Kevin Anderson (Head, School of Fisheries, Marine Institute) and Laura Halfyard (General Manager, Connaigre Fish Farms Inc.). For more information click here.

Join Triware Technologies for a webinar on collaboration and document management!
Thursday, July 9, 2020.  For more information click here.

COVE Tenant Talks: Changing Tides: Discussing Diversity in the Ocean Industry – Tuesday, July 16, 2020
COVE presents a panel discussion series addressing underrepresented workers in the blue economy. For more information click here.

BlueTech Global Connect – Thursday, July 16, 2020
Presenting companies are SeaTrec (US)Orbital (UK)GEPS Techno
For more information click here.

Ocean Innovators Meetup – July 16 & August 13, 2020
This is an opportunity for the ocean community and those interested in the marine sector to come together, share innovative ideas, and create new connections.  For more information click here.

Canada’s Ocean Supercluster AGM 2020 – Tuesday, July 28, 2020 
More details to follow!!

Global Maritime industry 48-hour virtual conference – September 2 – 3, 2020
Bringing together 1000’s from across the industry to discuss the latest developments and challenges in Shipping and Maritime Ports.  More here.

Canadian Export Challenge – Digital Edition – September 14 – 18, 2020
Are you interested in fast‑tracking your global business growth? To learn more and to apply click here.

ADS Expo Atlantic 2020 – Save the Date: September 30 – October 1, 2020
The Atlantic Canada Aerospace & Defence Association (ACADA), in partnership with the Ocean Technology Council of Nova Scotia (OTCNS), DEFSEC Atlantic, Inc., the Government of Canada and the Atlantic Provinces, are hosting a virtual event.  Click here for more information.

Arctic Shipping Forum North America (Virtual) – October 27 – 29, 2020
The largest event for Arctic shipping professionals in North America dedicated to regulatory, strategic, operational and technological developments for the Arctic region.  For more information click here.

Marine Renewables Canada Annual Conference – November 3 – 5, 2020
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Click here for more information

Digital Ocean Convention 2020 – November 4 – 5, 2020
Future field of digital underwater technology: what it needs, what it does and where it is used.  For more information click here.

BlueTech Week – November 16 – 20, 2020
San Diego, USA
An annual event where hundreds of senior international participants gather in San Diego to highlight collaboration and innovation in sustainable ocean and water technologies and the entrepreneurs making it happen.  For more information click here.

Ocean Frontier Institute 2020…Virtual Conference – November 17 – 20, 2020
Click here for more information.